- What local prisons are serving
Deuel Vocational Institution, Tracy
A standard menu for inmate population includes: roast turkey
slices, turkey gravy, baked ham, green salad, mashed potatoes,
cornbread stuffing, cranberry sauce, mixed vegetables, pumpkin cake
and a sugar-free drink. For vegetarians, black beans and cheese
acts as a substitute for any meat products. For those with
religious restrictions, the prison is offering breaded chicken
Folsom State Prison
The menu for all inmates is as follows: a green salad with
dressing, roasted turkey, gravy, stuffing, yams, mashed potatoes,
green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls with margarine, sweet
potato pie and coffee.
Posted: Thursday, November 24, 2011 12:00 am
Updated: 8:06 am, Thu Nov 24, 2011.
Inmates in California prisons are behind bars for a number of
reasons, be it grand theft, fraud or murder. But today, criminals
will have something special to be thankful for — a hot Thanksgiving
Of the 365 days a year that the California Department of
Corrections and Rehabilitation has to feed the inmates in all 33
state prisons, only four of those days are reserved for special
holiday meals. Thanksgiving just happens to be one of those
Thursday, November 24, 2011 12:00 am.
Updated: 8:06 am.